Orton and Tebay
Both lie just off the M6 (Junction 38) and this fascinating area has something for everyone - varied striking landscapes, local produce, heritage and intriguing myths and legends, it's well worth a visit. Bounded by the wilderness of the Howgill fells and the captivating flora of Orton Scar's limestone pavements, these twin communities offer a warm welcome with a variety of accommodation and attractions.
Railway and archaeology enthusiasts will find lots of interest and there is a wealth of activities to enjoy, such as fishing, bird watching, walking and cycling. Or simply take a gentle stroll along one of the country lanes or a picnic by the river.
Visitors of all ages will find plenty of reasons to stay and enjoy the local distinctiveness of Orton and Tebay.